Kennel Licence - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to keep several dogs, whether for commercial or private reasons. Several dogs is defined as more than 4 working dogs or more than 2 non-working dogs over the age of 6 months.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • Provide for health, welfare and adequate control of all dogs on your premises;
  • Provide information on the breeds, kinds and maximum number of dogs that may be kept on your premises;
  • Submit the appropriate application form;
  • Comply with any conditions as determined by the Council;
  • Be published 28 days prior to finalisation of the licence; and
  • Pay the required fees.

Duration

As specified on licence.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$125.00
RenewRenewal$125.00

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Kennel Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Approval time

Minimum of 28 days.

Administering agency

Brighton Council

Act(s) name

Dog Control Act 2000 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Brighton Council


Operating address:
1 Tivoli Road
Old Beach, Tasmania 7017

Phone:

03 6268 7000

Fax:

03 6268 7013
admin@brighton.tas.gov.au

Website:

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